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Former Ukays rock band member who joined IS killed in Syria

Former Ukays rock band member, Wan Mohd Aquil Wan Zainal Abidin or Akel Zainal, who joined the IS militant group in Syria, was killed in an air strike in Syria

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi: IS leader ‘dead after US raid’ in Syria

The fugitive leader of the Islamic State (IS) group killed himself during a US military operation in north-west Syria, President Donald Trump has said.

Russia, Turkey reach deal to remove Kurds from Syria border

Syrian and Russian forces will deploy in northeast Syria to remove Kurdish YPG fighters and their weapons from the border with Turkey under a deal agreed which both Moscow and Ankara hailed as a triumph.

Turkey to suspend Syria offensive after US meeting

Turkey has agreed to a ceasefire in northern Syria to let Kurdish-led forces withdraw after US Vice-President Mike Pence and Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met for talks in Ankara.

Russia vows to prevent Turkey-Syria clashes

Russia has said it will not allow clashes between Turkish and Syrian forces, as Turkey's military offensive in northern Syria continues.

Children pulled from rubble after deadly Syria blast

At least 39 people - including 12 children - have been killed in a blast that brought down a building in Syria's mainly rebel-held north-western province of Idlib

Israel strikes regime in northern Syria amid Golan Heights offensive

Israeli planes struck the position north of the Al Naerab military airport in Aleppo, Northern Syria late Sunday, confirming state media reports.

Israel strikes ‘almost all’ Iranian infrastructure sites in Syria

Israel said Thursday it hit "almost all" of Iran's infrastructure sites during dozens of airstrikes overnight in Syria. It is the the worst direct violence in years between arch-rivals Iran and Israel, raising fears that a wider conflict could erupt in the region.

Russia denies tampering with Syria site

Russia has denied interfering with evidence at the site of the suspected Syrian chemical attack, which led to Western air strikes on Saturday.

Macron convinced Trump not to pull out troops in Syria

French President Emmanuel Macron has said he convinced US President Donald Trump not to withdraw troops from Syria